Obama's unsustainable, nation killing budget

President Obama announced his new proposed budget yesterday, and needless to say it neglected the kind of real cuts that need to be made. What did Glenn think?

“Obama has raised our national debt to $26 trillion in ten years. The current national debt is $13.56 trillion. By the end of 2021, that debt would rise to $26 trillion,” Glenn said.

“Barack Obama didn't cut Social Security. Nobody in Congress is cutting Social Security or Medicaid, Medicare or any of that stuff.”

Durng the show, Obama held a press conference addressing his proposed budget.“On the budget, what my budget does is to put forward some tough choices, some significant spending cuts so that by the middle of this decade our annual spending will match our annual revenues. We will not be adding more to the national debt.”

“To use a, sort of an analogy that families are familiar with, we're not going to be running up the credit card anymore.”

“One third of his budget cutting is actually tax increases. That's not cutting anything!” Pat argued.

“Nobody asks a follow-up question,” Pat added.

“Even if you accept their narrative here that the Bush administration is responsible for these ridiculously high deficits that we have now, it's amazing because once all of that goes away and Obama fixes the problem, quote/unquote and we get down to only $607 billion of deficit in 2015, the deficit is higher than that in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021. Does Bush get reelected? Is that what they are saying here? Maybe Bush gets the job back! Maybe they are projecting George W. Bush comes back for a third term to increase the deficit again!," Stu said.

"Perhaps that's what they're saying is going to happen because I thought Barack Obama was going to get this under control and fix it. Doesn't seem like that's happening. Even at his own ridiculous projections,” Stu argued.

Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to talk about why he believes President Donald Trump will nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death.

Lee, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee that will consider and vote on the nominee, also weighed in on another Supreme Court contender: Judge Barbara Lagoa. Lee said he would not be comfortable confirming Lagoa without learning more about her history as it pertains to upholding the U.S. Constitution.

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This week on the Glenn Beck Podcast, Glenn spoke with Vox co-founder Matthew Yglesias about his new book, "One Billion Americans: The Case for Thinking Bigger."

Matthew and Glenn agree that, while conservatives and liberals may disagree on a lot, we're not as far apart as some make it seem. If we truly want America to continue doing great things, we must spend less time fighting amongst ourselves.

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'A convenient boogeyman for misinformation artists': Why is the New York Times defending George Soros?

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On the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" Tuesday, Glenn discussed the details of a recent New York Times article that claims left-wing billionaire financier George Soros "has become a convenient boogeyman for misinformation artists who have falsely claimed that he funds spontaneous Black Lives Matter protests as well as antifa, the decentralized and largely online, far-left activist network that opposes President Trump."

The Times article followed last week's bizarre Fox News segment in which former House Speaker Newt Gingrich appeared to be censored for criticizing Soros (read more here). The article also labeled Glenn a "conspiracy theorist" for his tweet supporting Gingrich.

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The former ambassador to Russia under the Obama Administration, Michael McFaul, came up with "7 Pillars of Color Revolution," a list of seven steps needed to incite the type of revolution used to upend Eastern European countries like Ukraine and Georgia in the past two decades. On his TV special this week, Glenn Beck broke down the seven steps and showed how they're happening right now in America.

Here are McFaul's seven steps:

1. Semi-autocratic regime (not fully autocratic) – provides opportunity to call incumbent leader "fascist"

2. Appearance of unpopular president or incumbent leader

3. United and organized opposition – Antifa, BLM

4. Effective system to convince the public (well before the election) of voter fraud

5. Compliant media to push voter fraud narrative

6. Political opposition organization able to mobilize "thousands to millions in the streets"

7. Division among military and police


Glenn explained each "pillar," offering examples and evidence of how the Obama administration laid out the plan for an Eastern European style revolution in order to completely upend the American system.

Last month, McFaul made a obvious attempt to downplay his "color revolutions" plan with the following tweet:

Two weeks later, he appeared to celebrate step seven of his plan in this now-deleted tweet:



As Glenn explains in this clip, the Obama administration's "7 Pillars of Color Revolution" are all playing out – just weeks before President Donald Trump takes on Democratic candidate Joe Biden in the November election.

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